Atop the Shoulders of Giants
Technology is a wonder, is it not? Why, in just the past 400 years we have made such marvelous advances. The printing press, the telescope, the globe, the microscope, and even the pencil.
Though there have been inventions in matters of warfare as well. On the seas now we see mighty galleons, we see small, fast clippers, and so much more. And on the land, we see more often cannon than the older weapons of war. And in the hands of the soldiers we now see Firearms.